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VSFTPD – How to change the annonymous FTP path

Question.
How do I change the anonymous FTP path ?

Answer.
1. edit

[root@rc-025 ~]# vi /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf

2. add the following line which point out the anonymous ftp location

anon_root=/backup/shares/

3. restart VSFTP service

/etc/init.d/vsftpd restart or service vsftpd restart

Advanced security

If you want to limit ftp users access only to his/her home directory, then add the following lines to the vsftpd.conf file.
chroot_local_user=YES

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